Giant Sand (Band)

  • Blogs

    September 5, 2012

    Fun Fun Fun Fest Releases Daily Schedule

    This morning Fun Fun Fun Fest organizers released the daily schedule for November's three-day orgy of booze, denim, and loudness in the middle of Austin's Auditorium Shores. The color-coded stages -- black, yellow, orange, and blue -- are set up according to genre and size of the act. Last year th ... More >>

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    July 11, 2012

    Rich Hopkins Finds Houston Humidity Suits Him

    Living most of his adult and professional life in Tuscon, Arizona, former Sidewinders/Sand Rubies front man Rich Hopkins has recently relocated to Houston. For those who don't remember, Hopkins and his mates in the Sidewinders hit the charts at the tail end of the '80s with "Witch Doctor" (1989) an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2008

    Last Night: Negativland at Rice University

    Negativland Herring Hall, Rice University April 17, 2008 Better Than: Someone leaping out of a van Old School-style, kidnapping and blindfolding you, then reading Scientology for Dummies through a megaphone. I guess. Download: Negativland's all-time classic "U2," profane outtakes of American Top ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 17, 2008

    Brent Green with Jeremy Gara and Howe Gelb

    Aurora opens up “Media Archeology: Live and Televised” with a musical movie man

  • Calendar

    October 11, 2007

    Howe Gelb

    Mr. Unpredictable visits the Orange Show

  • Music

    January 1, 1998
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    January 4, 1996
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    July 6, 1995
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    March 23, 1995
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    March 24, 1994

    Down and Dull in Austin

    South by Southwest disappoints -- again